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Gov. Brown and lawmakers unveil proposal to extend California climate program

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Wed, 07/12/2017 (All day)

After weeks of back-and-forth between environmentalists and business interests, Gov. Jerry Brown and legislative leaders introduced a proposal Monday to reauthorize California's cap and trade program, the centerpiece of the state's efforts to battle climate change.

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While cap-and-trade funds stay mired in debate, businesses feel the hit

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Mon, 08/22/2016 (All day)

For more than two decades, Dianne Franklin’s logging business hummed in harmony with the power plant next door.

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California's key climate change program aims for new life

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Mon, 07/18/2016 (All day)

In advance of a political showdown in the state Legislature, Gov. Jerry Brown’s administration made its first formal effort Tuesday to extend the life of the program central to California’s bid to combat climate change.